MimbleWimble pt 2: Beam Protocol

Episode 98 · October 9th, 2019 · 55 mins 3 secs

About this Episode

In this week’s episode, Anna sits down with with Alexander Zaidelson and Alex Romanov from BEAM - a Mimblewimble based privacy coin. We discuss how this implementation of the MimbleWimble protocol differs from Grin, how the two groups work together, funding protocol development, how the Beam business model works, and the future of the protocol.

Here is our previous episode about Grin

Here are a few links of topics we discuss:
MimbleWimble Whitepaper
Beam Position Paper

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